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Wednesday, January 08, 2014 9:00 PM

March 29, 1939-Jan. 8, 2014


Sandy Averesch, 74, of Delphos, died at 8 a.m. Wednesday at St. Rita’s Medical Center.

She was born March 29, 1939, in Delphos to Leander and Pricilla (Kiggins) Best, who preceded her in death.

She married Harold C. Averesch, who also preceded her in death.

Survivors include three sons, Randy (Linda) Averesch of Van Wert and Tony (Rhonda) Averesch and Gary (Cara Boruff) Averesch of Cloverdale; a daughter, Tari (Darrin Leach) Tippie of Delphos; a sister, Marge Bruskotter of Montana; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren with another one on the way.

She was also preceded in death by two daughters, Lori and Tammy Averesch; three brothers, Ben, John and Bill Best; and three sisters, Evelyn Kraft, Ellen “Red” Fitzsimmons and Wilma Runyan.

Mrs. Averesch was a house wife and member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. She was also a former Lioness. She loved to sew and collect dolls.

Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 1 p.m. Saturday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, the Rev. Chris Bohnsack officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Friday at Harter and Schier Funeral Home, where a Parish Wake will begin at 7:30 p.m.

Preferred memorials are to the Delphos Thrift Shop.

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